Nathalie Olah

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Birmingham Has Lost Its Paradise: Remembering the City's Legendary Brutalist Skate Spot

Two of Birmingham's most legendary skaters on the Paradise Forum, which has been bulldozed to make way for a couple of glass-fronted office blocks.
Nathalie Olah
2.18.15
Stuff

Werner Herzog Has a Lot of Time for WrestleMania

But a lot less time for children's yoga classes.
Nathalie Olah, Photos: Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
8.25.14
Stuff

'New York's Most Famous Unknown Artist' Is Now More Important Than Ever

Ray Johnson was the antithesis of disposable culture.
Nathalie Olah
8.14.14
News

'Gulf Futurism' Is Killing People

Migrant workers are paying the ultimate price for the Blade Runner fantasies of oil princes.
Nathalie Olah
5.15.14
Stuff

'Officially Old': The Two Most Stupid Words On the Internet

Stop panicking about getting older, you idiots.
Nathalie Olah
4.15.14
Stuff

How 'Friends' Created a Generation of Neurotic, Self-Obsessed Idiots

Twenty years after it premiered, it's still making us act like dicks.
Clive Martin & Nathalie Olah, Illustrations: Sam Ta
1.21.14
News

Why Is Birmingham Failing Its Children?

I grew up in the place branded a "national disgrace" by Ofsted inspectors.
Nathalie Olah
11.20.13
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Irvine Welsh Doesn't Regret Choosing Life

Discussing Savile, skag and Scottish independence with the author of Filth and Trainspotting.
Nathalie Olah
10.31.13
Stuff

It Is Absolutely NOT Confirmed That George Galloway Will Be Running for London Mayor

We met the Respect MP at his Westminster office to discuss Blair, the nuances of "lovemaking" and the potential for change in UK politics.
Nathalie Olah, Photos: Tom Johnson
10.24.13
Stuff

What 'Diana' Can Tell Us About British Media Culture

It's all a bit of a mess at the moment.
Nathalie Olah
9.27.13
Stuff

Why Does Richard Curtis Think All British People Are Frigid, Posh and White?

The director's new film is his most patronising work of middle-class propaganda to date.
Nathalie Olah
9.6.13
News

Hunting for Illegal Immigrants with the UK Border Police

Watching Home Office henchmen do their thing in the East London borough of Newham.
Nathalie Olah
8.29.13
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